The Columbo Case Files

Pride … foreign intrigue … and several episodes bending the boundaries of both the Columbo series, and the television medium itself. An episode-by-episode guide through Season Five, with original comment, analysis, and essays. Both Patrick McGoohan AND Jack Cassidy appear this season, with this being the latter’s last role in Columbo. Janet Leigh, Hector Elizondo, and Ricardo Montalban are guest killers, too. Columbo will face some hard questions and great tests this season — come along!

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Lipstick

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Not For Teacher

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Diminishing Me

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One Day One

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He Built That

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Pas De Duh

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Lipstick

Pig is revelation. Revealing is when what’s here is hidden then seen. It’s really many individual ones, though widely considered they’re the same, and all

Read More »

Not For Teacher

There’s an unfortunate instructor-y thing where the guy on stage [I’ve found it’s usually a male doing this] asks a question he already knows the

Read More »

Diminishing Me

You’d think a guy’d remember if it was the first time he’d seen a body but I didn’t not at first. [Hadda chance to graduate

Read More »

One Day One

The birds start by 0315 here, which is when I awoke this morning. They didn’t do it, make me wake-up, they’re not roosters after all,

Read More »